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SPA Senior Delivers Education Speech at GradNation Summit

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 13:06
Deon Jones, senior SPA undergraduate and 2013 Harry S. Truman Scholar, delivered a powerful, moving speech on education at America's Promise Alliance.
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Dean's Picks: Communication Seniors Celebrate Success

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 10:58
In this issue of Dean's Picks, students spread public knowledge, communication professor uses comedy to create change, and SOC seniors celebrate success.
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Students Find Simple Way to Save AU Water and Money

Tue, 04/29/2014 - 17:03
The small change that will save enough water to fill AU’s pools and almost $10,000 a year.
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Librarian Profile: Melissa Becher

Tue, 04/29/2014 - 16:30
This third article in a series of librarian profiles focuses on Associate Director of Research, Teaching, and Learning Melissa Becher. With her interest in history, art, and geek culture, Melissa is an ideal resource for students of all disciplines.
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Her Best Shot

Tue, 04/29/2014 - 14:23
Graduating senior Alexis Dobbs wins the President’s Award.
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New Game Design Master’s Taps into Player Psychology

Tue, 04/29/2014 - 13:05
American University now accepting applications for social impact game design degree program.
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Communication Seniors Celebrate Success

Tue, 04/29/2014 - 12:32
Lessons and connections for life post-graduation.
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Crown Scholarship Recipient Alexis Dobbs Receives President's Award

Tue, 04/29/2014 - 10:55
Women's basketball captain and three-time Patriot League Scholar-Athlete of the Year Alexis Dobbs earns the highest honor for an undergraduate student.
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Paul Diaz, CEO of Kindred Healthcare, To Deliver Commencement Address

Tue, 04/29/2014 - 08:45
Commencement speaker Paul Diaz, BSBA ’84, CEO of Kindred Healthcare, remembers his graduation as “one of the fondest memories” of his life.
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Key MPA Grad Participates in 2014 Commencement Platform

Mon, 04/28/2014 - 12:14
Elizabeth Guzman will represent the Key Executive Leadership Programs during the 2014 American University, School of Public Affairs commencement.
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Five from SPA Named Presidential Management Fellows

Fri, 04/25/2014 - 15:35
As fellows, four students and an alumna of the School of Public Affairs will undertake two-year, salaried leadership positions in a range of federal agencies.
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IMI Hosts Fulbright Pakistan Seminar

Fri, 04/25/2014 - 15:21
IMI hosted a Reentry and Social Entrepreneurship seminar for 116 Pakistani Fulbright scholars on March 26.
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Researching Child Warfare

Fri, 04/25/2014 - 10:57
History student Toby McCarroll examined child warfare in Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo.
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Jennifer Lawless Appointed Senior Fellow at Brookings

Fri, 04/25/2014 - 10:56
Lawless will conduct research and provide policy analysis on gender and youth issues, and she will remain a full-time SPA faculty member.
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The Artist as a Sociologist

Fri, 04/25/2014 - 10:30
Spanish graduate student Caroline Duchin presented research at the Student Research Conference.
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Ruth Wagner Named Interim Director of MSOD Program

Fri, 04/25/2014 - 10:28
Dr. Katherine Farquhar will step down as director of the Master of Science in Organization Development program on May 31.
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Ending the Cold War: Culture, Dialogue, and Diplomacy

Fri, 04/25/2014 - 09:58
A symposium hosted by the Initiative for Russian Culture emphasizes the importance of U.S.-Russian cultural dialogue.
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Virtual Dinner Creates Cultural Connections<br />

Thu, 04/24/2014 - 13:51
International Media students share dinner, discussion with Cairo students via Skype.
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AU Ranks No. 2 with Record Number of PMF Finalists

Thu, 04/24/2014 - 10:47
AU’s 34 Presidential Management Fellows Program finalists credit preparation, passion for public service
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AU Mock Trial Finishes Eighth in Country

Thu, 04/24/2014 - 09:34
The AU Mock Trial Team placed eighth in the country, from more than 650 teams, at the National Championship Tournament.
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